Mar 7, 2008
I started taking atripla last night around 8:30PM and it is around 8:30AM and I am still feeling light headed or in other words I am still feeling somewhat stoned. I took today off from work and usually I wake up at 5:30AM. I am would like to know if there is anything else I can take in the morning that can help me to feel normal. I don't think I can drive or go to work like this. I do not drink coffee but if it helps then I can start drinking coffee in the morning. Will this go away with some time or after few days or weeks? Thanks
| Response from Dr. Young
If this was your first dose of Atripla, rest easy-- typically these symptoms improve quickly, day by day. I'd expect you to be more or less back to normal by Monday.
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